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National memorial service held on anniversary of Manchester Arena bombing

The 22 people who died in a bomb explosion at Manchester Arena last year were remembered today in a service in Manchester Cathedral.

22 May 2018

Funerals held for victims of bomb attacks on Indonesia churches

Funerals have been held for some of the victims of those killed in last Sunday’s suicide bomb attacks on three Christian churches in Surabaya.

18 May 2018

Trio of church bombings in Surabaya heralds the start of wave of terror in Indonesia

At least 13 people were killed when three churches in Surabaya, the second largest city in Indonesia, were attacked yesterday (Sunday).

14 May 2018

Police investigate after bomb explodes outside Episcopal church office in Beaumont, Texas

Law enforcement agencies are investigating after a package exploded outside St Stephen’s Episcopal Church in Beaumont, Texas.

11 May 2018

Gunmen attack bishop of Makurdi in Nigeria’s Benue State

The Bishop of Makurdi, Nathan Inyom, has been attacked by gunmen as he travelled near Gondozua Village in Nigeria’s Benue State.

09 May 2018

Hundreds walk on Toronto’s “Via Dolorosa” in memory of van attack victims

An estimated 200 people gathered for an Anglican-organised prayer walk and vigil to remember the victims of the Toronto van attack.

02 May 2018

Toronto Anglicans join in “prayer and lament” after van attack kills 10

“Tragedy has struck our city today”, Archbishop Colin Johnson said after 10 people were killed and 15 injured in an attack in Toronto.

25 April 2018

Quebec Anglicans remember victims of city mosque shooting on first anniversary of attack

Quebec’s Anglican community will be one of six spiritual groups gathering to reflect on last year’s mass shooting at the Grand Mosque.

24 January 2018

Heightened terror risk leads to cancellation of church’s New Year’s Eve party

A church in New South Wales was forced to cancel its traditional New Year’s Eve street party because of the increased terror threat. 

02 January 2018

Eleven killed as Egyptian Copts targeted in fresh terror attacks

Eight Christians and a Muslim policeman have been killed in an Islamist terror attack on a church in the southern Cairo district of Helwan.

02 January 2018

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Anglican Communion primates address Church of England’s General Synod

Features 

Countdown to Lambeth 2020

Archbishops from around the Communion have been speaking to ACNS about looking forward to the Lambeth Conference in 2020 as planning for the event gathers momentum and giving their views on the importance of the Anglican Communion.

Easter messages from Anglican Primates

A collection of Easter Messages issued by Primates of the Provinces of the Anglican Communion.